West 6th Street Arrests

March 17, 2016

Three individuals were arrested after the Storm Lake Police Department Tactical Entry Team, along with investigators and patrol officers, executed a search warrant at a residence at 802 West 6th Street as part of an ongoing investigation

Pizza Ranch Chain Linked To E-Coli

March 17, 2016

A restaurant chain based in northwest Iowa has been linked to a food poisoning outbreak in at least nine states.

2016-17 SL School District Budget

March 17, 2016

The Storm Lake school district is proposing to lower the tax levy by 54-cents per thousand dollar valuation.

Sac City Plans New Popcorn Ball

March 17, 2016

Sac City… the three-time Guinness record holder for the world’s biggest popcorn ball… is determined to continue to hold the record.

SL Man Charged For Making Threats

March 17, 2016

A Storm Lake man was arrested Wednesday morning. for allegedly making a threat over the phone.

Police Blotter

March 17, 2016

On March 12, at approximately 2:25 pm, a vehicle driven by Maria Rogriguez-Trejo, of Storm Lake,

Storm Lake 2016-17 School Calendar Approved

March 17, 2016

The 2016-17 school year calendar was approved Wednesday night by the Storm Lake school board.

River Bridge Safety Concerns

March 17, 2016

Buena Vista County officials are concerned with the condition of a bridge over the Raccoon River southwest of Newell.

Sac City House Hit, Driver Charged

March 17, 2016

The driver was injured and arrested last Saturday when a pickup hit a residence in Sac City.

Sac City Meth Arrest

March 17, 2016

A Sac City man has been charged for possession of meth.

Deputy Cleared In Schleswig Shooting

March 17, 2016

Investigators say a law officer acted appropriately in a shooting in western Iowa last week.

Wordekemper Remains In Critical Condition

March 17, 2016

A Storm Lake native and pitcher for the Sioux City Explorers remains in critical condition after he was badly beaten in Omaha early Sunday morning. Omaha police were flagged down about 3:00 a.m. to investigate a fight

Long Sentenced

March 17, 2016

A Dakota City man… arrested in Pocahontas County in November in connection with selling stolen property to a junk yard… has been sentenced.

Beginning Farmer Workshop

March 16, 2016

Area farmers are invited to attend an educational event later this month on Iowa Beginning Farmer Programs.

Police Blotter

March 16, 2016

On the evening of Tuesday, March 15, 2016, at approximately 6:34pm, the Storm Lake Fire Department